SF/Bay Area Abridged Series PDI

SF/Bay Area Abridged Series PDI

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 18, 2020 - 4:00pm
(Pacific Timezone)
Lawrence Hall of Science
1 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA 94720
United States

This one-weekend professional development workshop trains teachers on the Abridged Series of the ABE curriculum. Experienced and new ABE teachers are welcome to attend these workshops free of charge. Once trained in the ABE Abridged Series teachers are eligible to check out kits containing all of the equipment and consumables needed to teach the Abridged Series curriculum. Teachers may also request only consumables, if they have their own equipment. Teachers must attend both days of the PD to qualify. Teachers are welcome to repeat this workshop as many times as they like.

Labs covered: 

  • Laboratories 1.1 and 1.2: Micropipetting and Gel Electrophoresis
  • Laboratory 2A: Preparing to Verify the rfp Gene: Digesting the pARA-R Plasmid
  • Laboratory 4A: Verification of the Recombinant Plasmid Using Gel Electrophoresis
  • Laboratory 5A: Transforming Bacteria with the pARA-R Plasmid